The City of Flushing contracts with Waste Management Services for weekly garbage removal and several other waste services. The service includes bi-weekly recycling pickup for residents, leaf removal in the fall, dumpsters supplied for special events, and commercial pickup in the Central Business District. Dump passes are available to city residents at City Hall, 725 East Main Street, for $30.00 per visit.
Scheduled pickups are as follows:
If you live south of the Flint River, your pickup date is on Monday.
If you live north of the Flint River, your pickup date is on Tuesday.
The schedule is adjusted if a holiday falls on either day. If the holiday falls on a Monday, both pickups are delayed by one day. If the holiday falls on a Tuesday, that pickup is delayed by one day.
Waste Management recognizes the following dates as holidays:
|New Year's Day
If the holiday falls on a weekend, the pickup date is not changed.